Pitney Bowes boundary data is essential in industries where search, discovery and business analytics are critical to success.
Locally relevant boundaries such as neighborhoods, streets and points of interest that define where customers spend their time and money.
Business location guidance
Boundaries allow the user to perform a host of geographic and analytical functions enabling them to visualize and manipulate data for map representation. Administrative and postcode boundaries provide clients the ability to locate their customers, to define retail catchment and sales territories.
Enrich location data
Link company data to accurately locate and communicate with customers and constituents for business and trend analysis. Boundaries allow clients to enrich their data by providing a link between different data assets (e.g. a postcode or municipality name, and to visualize a wide array of data such as creating a variety of thematic maps).
Presenting data by geographic areas and boundaries allows clients to analyze different datasets, measure and benchmark from environmental impact to risk, from consumer expenditure to the number of small office or home office businesses.
Boundary Data Portfolio
Comprehensive location-based coverage of telecommunications and wireless systems
Pitney Bowes provides clients in the telecommunications sector with access to the most comprehensive datasets, which offer global breadth and local depth. The combination of Pitney Bowes data, in conjunction with our Analytics and Services team allows telcos to gain a wealth of insight, knowledge and business efficiencies for:
- Input into strategic investment planning e.g. retail planning and asset management
- Management of on-going profitability; fraud analysis, risk analysis and customer insight
- Management of tactical business issues
The datasets are updated regularly to ensure clients are working with the most recent, consistent and accurate data available.
US Carrier Routes
Geographic boundaries for USPS mail carrier routes
Carrier Route Boundaries is a series of map databases including carrier route and ZIP code boundaries for the United States. These boundary files, and the associated centroid files, are critical for any organization conducting direct marketing or trying to display accurate postal boundaries via web-based applications.
- Boundary version includes latitude/longitude coordinates for every polygon vertex (limited to records for carrier routes that have a defined area).
- Centroid version includes all carrier routes, one record per, including “point type” routes such as P.O. boxes and other route types for which an accurate boundary could not be defined.
- Quarterly and monthly updates available
- Available formats: PostGIS, WKT, MySQL, Shapefile, TAB, KML
Worldwide zones of natural disaster risk as determined by the CRESTA organization
CRESTA zone maps are used to determine areas of elevated risk of natural hazards, particularly earthquakes, storms and floods. The zones are a widely accepted standard among the international insurance and reinsurance industries.
The CRESTA Zones product depicts worldwide zones of natural disaster risks as determined by the CRESTA organization*. Established by the insurance and reinsurance industry in 1977 as an independent body, the organization aims to provide a uniform standard for data accumulation control of natural hazards worldwide.